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Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
22,050 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 brakes problems

brakes problem

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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Owner Comments

problem #2

Oct 152008

Silverado 3500

  • 44,100 miles


ABS activation at speeds under 20 mph, sometimes jerk the wheel to the right, for no apparent reason. Mechanic replaced ABS wheel sensors, problem even worse, and told to bring it to GM.

- Derby, CT, USA

problem #1

Jul 232005

Silverado 3500 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Trailer brake wiring harness. I recently purchased a trailer which required a electronic brake. After having the braking system installed by the manufacturer of the trailer I was informed of the problem with the braking harness on the vehicle. I then called the dealer for more information, they recommended I take it to another trailer dealer and have it looked at. That's when I found out that the wiring harness was only receiving 4 volts, the braking system requires 12 volts.

- Woodbridge, VA, USA

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